Former VA Gov. Bob McDonnell found guilty

Governor Bob McDonnell of Virginia was previously famous for forced ultrasounds has now been found guilty of corruption.

Former Virginia governor found guilty in influence-peddling case

A former rising star in the Republican Party, former Virginia Gov. Bob McDonnell was red-faced and sobbing Thursday after a jury convicted him and his wife on multiple counts related to influence-peddling while he was in office.

After more than a month of sometimes soul-baring testimony, the federal jury issued guilty verdicts on 11 counts against McDonnell, while clearing him on two others. His wife, Maureen, was convicted on nine while cleared on four.

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